"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.